wind energy investor

WENTO is an investment company created by Enterprise Investors, a leading private equity fund manager in CEE. WENTO started in 2011, after assembling the team of the most experienced Polish professionals from the renewable and wind energy industry.
We are investing into medium size wind farm projects, where its equity used during the construction phase, which can be sold to strategic investors.

WENTO - to invest capital our Investors dedicated to the construction of wind farms

What we offer

We address this offer to Polish and foreign utilities, as well as the long term financial investors, willing to develop their assets base through acquisition of operating wind farms, and taking the advantage of new, solid and stable regulatory regime for renewable energy, which such wind farms are going to benefit in Poland from 2013 (date of new Renewable Energy Law entering in Poland). This new regulations will assure the continuity of the renewable energy support scheme for the following 15 years and will align the local regulations with the EU directive 2009/28/WE.

Our business model assumes to generate the return on equity we invest in the construction phase of a wind farm project. Our Team, when acquiring a fully developed project is subsequently taking the responsibility for the concluding long term PPA and CPA if needed, the financing the construction phase (under the bridge finance or the project finance formula), securing the procurement of turbines, constructing and starting up the wind farm, which is then offered to the strategic, or long term financial investors, in an organized auction process. Our plan is to purchase and build within next 5-6 years, wind farm projects with a total capacity up to 600 MW.

What we are looking for

Due to a very dynamic development of the Polish wind farm projects market itself and increasing interest of the domestic and European industry and institutional investors in purchase of the wind farms, as operating assets, Wento sees the opportunity to grow its business beyond the capital base dedicated for this kind of investment by its primary sponsor – PEF VI fund, managed Enterprise Investors.

Therefore we are open for any discussion involving the possibility of co-investing into separate projects, as well as in a portfolio of wind farm projects with any investors willing to share our strategy of generating the return on the construction phase of a wind farm project.

Keywords

  • financial services

Collaboration sought

  • Financial alliance

Responsible

Assistant to the Mangement Board

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